Planning Branch is an established and growing planning and tree consultancy business who pride themselves on an honest and comprehensive approach to planning, producing high quality work and achieving the best results for their clients, whatever their needs.
We are based in Penrith, and work all over Cumbria, Lancashire, Yorkshire and the North East.
As a small consultancy we have developed a wide range of specialism’s and abilities. We also have a comprehensive list of professional consultants to provide the services we cannot provide ourselves, including Architects, Ecologists, Surveyors and Highways Engineers.
Our consultants are either qualified or working towards MRTPI and have extensive experience of working in and for Local Authorities, especially within Cumbria.
Planning Branch draws on the considerable expertise of their professional staff who have both worked in Local Planning Authorities in Cumbria, Durham and South West Scotland, working up to Manager of Development Control and Senior Planner Levels. Between them they have over 50 years experience working in and with Local Planning Authorities. This has resulted in excellent working relationships with the Local Authorities, and working knowledge of the local policies and interpretation.
Our aim is simple; to be honest in our advice, to be approachable, and to achieve a high standard of work with results that are in our Clients best interests. This ensures a high level of repeat business and recommendations.
We are happy to help with all aspects of planning applications and advice, including but not limited to the following:
Planning Branch Ltd hold the following certifications and memberships: